Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Stan Lambert
86th Legislature Regular Session
Report Date: 6/20/2019

Number of Bills: 69

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (34):
HB 23 Author: Lambert
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the designation of State Highway Loop 322 in Taylor County as the Officer Rodney T. Holder Memorial Highway.

HB 1142 Author: Lambert
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/31/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in certain counties.

HB 1175 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 04/10/2019 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to investments by state banks to promote community development.

HB 1284 Author: Lambert | Rodriguez | Allison | Capriglione
Last Action: 04/15/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to egg grading.

HB 1569 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 03/21/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Finance Commission of Texas, the Texas Department of Banking, and the Department of Savings and Mortgage Lending and to the regulation of certain financial institutions and businesses.

HB 1596 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 03/04/2019 H Referred to Ways & Means: Mar 4 2019 5:43PM
Caption: Relating to a local option exemption from ad valorem taxation by a county, municipality, or junior college district of a portion of the appraised value of the income-producing tangible personal property owned by certain veteran-owned businesses during the businesses' initial period of operation in this state.

HB 1597 Author: Lambert | Buckley
Sponsor: Buckingham
Last Action: 05/28/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to establishing residency for purposes of admission into public schools.

HB 1598 Author: Lambert | Guillen
Last Action: 03/04/2019 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 4 2019 5:43PM
Caption: Relating to an initiative to increase the capacity of local mental health authorities to provide access to mental health services in certain counties.

HB 1599 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 03/04/2019 H Referred to Pensions, Investments & Financial Services: Mar 4 2019 5:43PM
Caption: Relating to the discontinuation of the pawnshop employee license.

HB 1606 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Withdrawn from schedule
Caption: Relating to a local option exemption from ad valorem taxation by a county or municipality of a portion of the appraised value of real property of a business that provides, or pays for the provision of, certain services for honorably discharged veterans without cost.

HB 1670 Author: Lambert | Thompson, Senfronia | Flynn | Paddie | Nevárez
Last Action: 03/12/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the transfer of the regulation of plumbing to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, following recommendations of the Sunset Advisory Commission; requiring an occupational license; authorizing a fee.

HB 1694 Author: Lambert | Rodriguez | Flynn | Harris
Sponsor: Johnson
Last Action: 06/02/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to limitations on food regulations at farms, farmers' markets, and cottage food production operations.

HB 1962 Author: Lambert | Thompson, Senfronia | Flynn | Paddie | Nevárez
Sponsor: Hall
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission, including the custody and ownership of certain state records and real property.

HB 1990 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 04/08/2019 H Considered in Calendars
Caption: Relating to access to certain psychological associates under certain health benefit plans.

HB 2099 Author: Lambert | Sheffield | Zerwas | Oliverson | Lucio III
Sponsor: Campbell
Last Action: 05/15/2019 S Co-sponsor authorized
Caption: Relating to modification of certain prescription drug benefits and coverage offered by certain health benefit plans.

HB 2413 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 03/06/2019 H Referred to Public Health: Mar 6 2019 1:29PM
Caption: Relating to the emergency administration of an epinephrine auto-injector by peace officers.

HB 2610 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 05/10/2019 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to expedited licensing procedures for certain nurses who are military spouses.

HB 2819 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 03/12/2019 H Referred to Public Education: Mar 12 2019 12:07PM
Caption: Relating to a grant program for school districts to provide career and technology education courses in the summer and to a study on the grant program.

HB 2962 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 03/12/2019 H Referred to Insurance: Mar 12 2019 12:07PM
Caption: Relating to departures from network adequacy standards by a preferred provider benefit plan.

HB 3032 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 03/13/2019 H Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures: Mar 13 2019 12:36PM
Caption: Relating to certain requirements for the issuance of an occupational license to persons licensed in other jurisdictions.

HB 3056 Author: Lambert | Kacal | King, Ken | Shine | Bonnen, Greg
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to operating requirements for farm mutual insurance companies related to insurance in force on rural property.

HB 3420 Author: Lambert | Raney
Sponsor: Menéndez
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to liability coverage for certain vehicles provided by certain automobile repair facilities.

HJR 69 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 27 2019 12:47PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a local option exemption from ad valorem taxation by a county, municipality, or junior college district of a portion of the market value of income-producing tangible personal property owned by a veteran-owned business during the business's initial period of operation in this state.

HJR 70 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 02/27/2019 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 27 2019 12:47PM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the governing body of a county or municipality to adopt a local option exemption from ad valorem taxation of a portion, expressed as a dollar amount, of the market value of real property of a business that provides, or pays for the provision of, certain services for honorably discharged veterans without cost.

HR 177 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 03/08/2019 H Reported enrolled: Mar 8 2019 11:03PM
Caption: Recognizing the members of the Texas Midwest Community Network on their visit to the State Capitol.

HR 178 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 02/06/2019 H Reported enrolled: Feb 6 2019 10:47AM
Caption: Welcoming the Sweetwater Jaycees to the State Capitol for their Rattlesnake Roundup.

HR 308 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 02/22/2019 H Reported enrolled: Feb 22 2019 2:06PM
Caption: Recognizing February 13, 2019, as Abilene Chamber Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1162 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 04/24/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 24 2019 10:30AM
Caption: Recognizing April 9, 2019, as Refugee Advocacy Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1219 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 29 2019 4:54PM
Caption: Congratulating Taylor Electric Cooperative on its 80th anniversary.

HR 1856 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 05/27/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 27 2019 10:11AM
Caption: Recognizing May 23, 2019, as Red Nose Day in Texas.

HR 1858 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 05/28/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 28 2019 2:46PM
Caption: Congratulating the Abilene Christian University women's basketball team on winning the Southland Conference Tournament and qualifying for the NCAA Division I tournament.

HR 1860 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 05/28/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 28 2019 4:06PM
Caption: Congratulating the Abilene Christian University men's basketball team on winning the Southland Conference Tournament and competing in the NCAA Division I tournament.

HR 1861 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 05/28/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 28 2019 2:55PM
Caption: Congratulating Glenn Dromgoole of Abilene on his induction into the Texas Literary Hall of Fame.

HR 1863 Author: Lambert
Last Action: 05/28/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 28 2019 4:02PM
Caption: In memory of James Stephen Kelley, former Sweetwater chief of police.

Joint Author (35):
HB 416 Author: Guerra | Holland | Deshotel | Button | Lambert
Last Action: 03/21/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the system by which an application for a low income housing tax credit is scored.

HB 491 Author: Shine | Darby | Stephenson | Raney | Lambert
Last Action: 02/20/2019 H Referred to Ways & Means: Feb 20 2019 12:02PM
Caption: Relating to the administration of appraisal review boards.

HB 634 Author: Buckley | Shine | Raymond | Lambert | Cortez
Last Action: 05/10/2019 S Referred to Finance
Caption: Relating to the applicability of the law governing the provision of state aid to certain local governments disproportionately affected by the granting of ad valorem tax relief to disabled veterans.

HB 644 Author: VanDeaver | Kacal | Rodriguez | Lambert | Price
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 05/19/2019 S Committee report printed and distributed: May 19 2019 11:59PM
Caption: Relating to the regulation of cottage food production operations.

HB 651 Author: Springer | Lambert
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/15/2019 E Vetoed by the Governor
Caption: Relating to the creation and operations of health care provider participation programs in counties not served by a hospital district or a public hospital.

HB 685 Author: Clardy | White | Ashby | Lambert
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective immediately
Caption: Relating to immunity from liability of a court clerk and county for the disclosure or release of certain court documents and information contained in the court documents.

HB 686 Author: Clardy | White | Ashby | Lambert
Last Action: 04/25/2019 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to making permanent the former temporary increases in records archive fees and records management and preservation fees charged by district and county clerks.

HB 885 Author: Raney | Stucky | Anchia | Harless | Lambert
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Laid on the table subject to call
Caption: Relating to wage requirements for community rehabilitation programs participating in the purchasing from people with disabilities program.

HB 897 Author: Ortega | Lucio III | Vo | Oliverson | Lambert
Last Action: 05/10/2019 S Referred to Business & Commerce
Caption: Relating to safety requirements for a person directly operating an amusement ride.

HB 1047 Author: Guillen | Murr | Leman | Lambert
Last Action: 03/28/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to authority of certain officers of certain counties to disburse or direct payment of county funds for salaries or expenses.

HB 1064 Author: Ashby | Bell, Cecil | Martinez | Springer | Lambert
Sponsor: Birdwell
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to designating May 4 as Texas Firefighters Day.

HB 1090 Author: Bell, Cecil | Lambert | Bell, Keith
Sponsor: Kolkhorst
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the definition of first responder.

HB 1226 Author: Lang | Talarico | Lambert | Buckley
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to highway maintenance vehicles and certain service vehicles.

HB 1311 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Flynn | Lambert | Paddie | Nevárez
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 05/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Board of Professional Geoscientists.

HB 1326 Author: Flynn | Thompson, Senfronia | Paddie | Lambert | Nevárez
Sponsor: Hall
Last Action: 05/25/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Military Department.

HB 1348 Author: Clardy | Johnson, Julie | Lambert | Vo
Last Action: 05/09/2019 H Placed on General State Calendar
Caption: Relating to certain insurance practices with respect to repair of motor vehicles.

HB 1442 Author: Paddie | Flynn | Thompson, Senfronia | Lambert
Sponsor: Hall
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner, the licensing and registration of persons regulated by that state agency, and certain consumer financial transactions regulated by that state agency.

HB 1520 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Flynn | Lambert | Paddie | Nevárez
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 05/24/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy.

HB 1535 Author: Flynn | Paddie | Lambert | Nevárez | Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Nichols
Last Action: 06/10/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the State Securities Board.

HB 1540 Author: Thompson, Senfronia | Flynn | Lambert | Paddie | Nevárez
Sponsor: Hall
Last Action: 05/23/2019 E See remarks for effective date
Caption: Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Funeral Service Commission; authorizing fees.

HB 1550 Author: Paddie | Flynn | Thompson, Senfronia | Lambert
Sponsor: Birdwell
Last Action: 05/24/2019 H Senate appoints conferees-reported
Caption: Relating to certain governmental entities subject to the sunset review process.

HB 1832 Author: Johnson, Julie | Oliverson | Lambert
Sponsor: Campbell
Last Action: 05/16/2019 S Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to prohibited practices relating to health benefit plan coverage for emergency care.

HB 2009 Author: Wilson | Rodriguez | Lambert
Last Action: 04/17/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the regulation of certain direct sales of food to consumers and a limitation on the fee amount for certain permits.

HB 2107 Author: Capriglione | Rodriguez | Shaheen | Kacal | Lambert
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 05/31/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to information provided by a local health jurisdiction on food regulation.

HB 2108 Author: Rodriguez | VanDeaver | Kacal | Lambert | Moody
Last Action: 05/01/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the regulation of cottage food production operations.

HB 2505 Author: Allison | Pacheco | Nevárez | Lambert | Bernal
Last Action: 03/11/2019 H Referred to Appropriations: Mar 11 2019 6:06PM
Caption: Relating to an appropriation of money from the economic stabilization fund to the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

HB 2510 Author: Hinojosa | Wu | White | Lambert | Sherman, Sr.
Last Action: 04/09/2019 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the suspension and expulsion of a student attending an open-enrollment charter school.

HB 2529 Author: Leach | Lambert
Sponsor: Watson
Last Action: 05/31/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to the governance of public housing authorities.

HB 2635 Author: Raney | Lambert
Last Action: 03/11/2019 H Referred to Higher Education: Mar 11 2019 6:06PM
Caption: Relating to a prohibition on the use of student loan default or breach of a student loan repayment or scholarship contract as a ground for refusal to grant or renew an occupational license or other disciplinary action in relation to an occupational license.

HB 2706 Author: Capriglione | Lambert
Sponsor: Nelson
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to authorized investments for governmental entities and a study of the investment and management of funds by public schools.

HB 3301 Author: Darby | Lambert | Clardy
Sponsor: Perry
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to merger agreements among certain hospitals; authorizing fees.

HB 3345 Author: Price | Lucio III | Paul | Guillen | Lambert
Sponsor: Hughes
Last Action: 06/14/2019 E Effective on 9/1/19
Caption: Relating to health benefit coverage provided by certain health benefit plans for telemedicine medical services and telehealth services.

HB 3412 Author: Miller | Lambert | Thompson, Ed | Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Last Action: 04/29/2019 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the creation of the Texas Veterans County Service Officer Task Force.

HR 1078 Author: Toth | Lambert | Bonnen, Greg | Sanford | Klick
Last Action: 04/12/2019 H Reported enrolled: Apr 12 2019 9:26AM
Caption: Recognizing April 2019 as Parkinson's Awareness Month and honoring the Davis Phinney Foundation on the occasion of its 2019 Victory Summit in Austin.

HR 1628 Author: Holland | Flynn | Lambert | Price | Metcalf
Last Action: 05/22/2019 H Reported enrolled: May 22 2019 9:28PM
Caption: Congratulating Larry Parks of Rockwall on receiving a 50-Year Banker Award from the Texas Bankers Association.

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